Map Tile API Developer's Guide

Truck Information

A logistics dispatcher wants to obtain a truck map tile for an area west of the central station in Berlin, Germany. The image is to show roads that trucks are allowed to use and other truck-related information in a normal day map scheme.

Request

trucktile sets the map tile used for the map image in the response. This request obtains an image with truck and congestion information.

https://2.base.maps.cit.api.here.com/maptile/2.1/trucktile/newest/normal.day/16/35201/21491/256/png8
?style=fleet
&app_id={YOUR_APP_ID}
&app_code={YOUR_APP_CODE}

The following two tiles provide alternative ways to obtain truck information:

  • truckonlytile: This tile only shows routes allowed for trucks and other truck information. It has a transparent background.
  • trucknopttile: This tile shows all routes and truck information. It does not show public transport information

Response

The response contains the image below.

Figure 1. Truck Tile of Area West of Central Station, Berlin Truck Tile of Area West of Central Station, Berlin